Quesnel Sawmill 2020 Summer Students - Entry Level Production/ Plant Cleanup

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Apr 10, 2020

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West Fraser is a leading diversified North American forest products company and listed on the TSX. Recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for seven years and one of Canada’s Best Employers for Recent Graduates, we are a growing company looking for talented people to be part of our team. The successful candidate should be interested in future growth opportunities within the company.  West Fraser's Quesnel Sawmill is continuously looking for talented hard-working individuals.


Reporting directly to the Operation Coordinator, the successful candidates will be a part of our Production or Cleanup Department and available from May through August, 2020. The cleanup role is responsible for the cleanup of plant debris and performs all other duties as assigned by the team lead. The entry level role is responsible for any production task assign to him/her by their team lead.

Our ideal candidate will possess:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • The ability to work both in a team and independently
  • Flexible availability to accommodate shift work
  • Currently enrolled in a post-secondary program
  • A valid driver’s license
  • Safety first attitude
  • Computer skills
  • Ability to balance competing priorities and work under pressure
  • The desire to problem solve, and learn, grow, and excel

The following will be considered strong assets:

  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Mobile equipment experience
  • Previous experience in an industrial process environment

If you are interested in the opportunity to participate in an environment where innovation and a personal commitment to safety, quality and the environment count, respond at www.westfraser.com/jobs and click “apply now”, in green at the top of the page.

For more information on West Fraser and our current opportunities, visit our website at: www.westfraser.com/jobs

 We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.